Let’s face it, there’s nothing more frustrating than losing your car keys. The importance of car keys to their owners is obvious. Without them, you will be bereft of the comfort and ride of your vehicle. You would find it difficult to get to work or wherever you may want to travel to. This is especially messy if you don’t have an extra key. Most of us don’t keep a spare key. Even if you do have a spare car key, you may not remember where you have kept it.
Most vehicle owners have misplaced their car keys at one time or another. However, there are many who have lost them for good.
Everyone misplaces their car keys from time to time. If this happens to you, don’t panic. A locksmith can come to your rescue by getting you back on your feet easily and quickly. When it comes to replacing your keys, dealership charges a lot of money than the mentioned prices. So it is a truism to say that you are on a good wicket if you can find a locksmith.
It is an expensive proposition to replace the modern set of car keys because they are equipped with anti-theft technology. Sometimes they are programmed to your cars which means that a lost set of keys will cost several dollars to replace.
Perhaps it may be news to many of the vehicles owners because losing your car keys was not so expensive in the pre-computer-technology world. In those days it was easy to get replacement car keys made. In those days one could call the dealership, give them their Vehicle Identification Number VIN number, and they were provided a perfect new set of keys. You could get a spare key at any hardware store or locksmith shop. However, this simplicity made it easy for a thief to steal your car.
Things have now changed. With the advancement in technology, today it is not so simple to obtain a copy of your keys. But this has been accompanied by costlier replacement car keys.
So, if you lose or break your car key and find yourself stranded without transportation, what should you do? As a car owner who has lost their car keys, you have two options: you can go directly to the car dealership that sold you your car. However, a locksmith can also replace your car key. However, there are several compelling reasons to go with a locksmith like Mirolocks rather than a car dealership when you lose your car keys.
Whether you drive a Mercedes Benz or Toyota, locksmiths should be preferred to dealership when it comes to car keys replacements.
We Charge You Significantly Less than A Dealership
The cost of a replacement key depends on the model and make of your car. However, it’s well known that it costs more to replace your keys from dealership as compared to locksmiths. This can be attested to by anyone who has dealt with them. A locksmith can end up saving you a lot of money.
Added to this, in order to obtain a replacement from dealership, you may need your car to be towed to your dealership’s location while a locksmith can even come out to your car, and even make a key for you. Using the services of an auto locksmith can be an affordable option. As a matter of fact, many dealers use the services of outside locksmiths for replacement keys.
As compared to dealerships, locksmith charge less and anyone who has dealt with them can attest to this fact. Hence why spend more by calling a dealership when you can get your replacement car key from a key-making specialist like Mirolocks.
We Respond Quickly Because We Specialize in Key Replacements
If you need your car key replacement right away, a locksmith is your best option. Apart from being cheaper, locksmiths are also faster and can provide even better quality replacements.
Being a locksmith it is no surprise that we specialize in keys and locks. A car dealership, on the other hand, has expertise in selling and servicing cars.
Using the services of an auto locksmith can be an affordable option. As a matter of fact, many dealers use the services of outside locksmiths for replacement keys because they don’t deal with lost car keys on a regular basis. This will take more time than if you call a locksmith yourself. We offer round-the-clock emergency service and can get you back on the road much more quickly than a dealership.
We know how nightmarish it can be to lose a car key. We strive to offer car key replacements as fast as possible.
We have made car key programming an integral part of our services. We have done this because these days most of the car keys are increasingly becoming complicated. They are electronic or include electric parts that have the potential of remotely unlocking the car, opening the trunk, or even starting the car. These are incredible features that have improved the security of your car. We have to the requisite skills and techniques to program virtually any key for any model of car. Added to this we are on a firm footing to repair keys that have gone faulty.
When you are faced with the choice between dealerships or a locksmith, it’s in the fitness of things that you choose a locksmith. A locksmith uses the same equipment and machineries to replace your car keys while offering you cheaper car key services.
At Mirolocks, we know how normal it can be to misplace a car key, which is why we offer some of the most reliable locksmith services in South London area.
When you lose or break your car key or your key is not functioning and you find yourself needing a replacement car key, resist the temptation to contact the dealership. Instead, contact us and receive fast, convenient, expert key replacement service at a lower cost than the dealership would charge.
Last but not the least, don’t’ forget to test your keys before paying.